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    Don't Bother to Knock (20th Century Fox, 1952). One Sheet (27" X 41").
    Based on sheer beauty alone, collectors will be in hot pursuit of this poster featuring one of the very best images of the aspiring young actress, Marilyn Monroe. After several lighter roles, Monroe went dramatic in this 1952 film. She plays Nell Forbes, a pretty but unstable young woman, recently released from a mental institution, who takes a job as a babysitter for Richard Widmark in a posh hotel. The poster is in fantastic condition after restoration addressed a staple hole in the image area, pinholes in the corners and the background, a tear in the top vertical fold, cross fold separation, and a a small hole in the upper right background. Fine/Very Fine on Linen.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    18th-19th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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